Here is Lon’s parody on the YouTube sensation; Fred Figglehorn. Fred is a 14 year old pretending to be an 8 year old with anger management problems. Fred creates his 3 minute improv videos with his voice pitched high.
When I interviewed George Strompolos, the Content Partnerships Manager For YouTube, he said that he couldn’t be specific, but 14 year old FRED was earning more than $100,000 in advertising revenues from his videos. He’s also generated more than 33 million views.Here’s my “Five P’s Of Social Media Implementation” that sounds remarkibly like Fred:
Here’s FRED’s link. It’s worth watching one. He’s funny!: http://www.youtube.com/fred
Here’s FRED’s Stats: Style: Improv, Joined YouTube: October 01, 2005, Subscribers: 748,467, Channel Views: 33,753,751